Does acupuncture hurt?

Does acupuncture hurt?

Acupuncture does not have to be Painful!Charlie Buck does a lovely demonstration to show that acupuncture does not have to be painful – Ok it is on a balloon, but it does show how thin and gentle the needles are.Compare an acupuncture pin to the usual needles...

Migraines and Acupuncture

Can Acupuncture treat your migraines? If you suffer from migraines then have a look at acupuncture. In the UK  a staggering 5.85 million suffer from migraines, and at any one time 190,000 people in the UK experience a migraine headache! More women experience migraines...

Acupuncture is good for back pain?

Is acupuncture good for back pain? Certainly the anecdotal evidence that I have would suggest it is one of the key areas that acupuncture has a very positive effect. The British Acupuncture Council has surveyed medical papers and there is a summary below. So let us...

How you can deal with Pain or Stress.

Hopefully we can treat pain. Ideally remove the root cause. But if we can not do this, then we may find ourselves having to live with pain. This can be mental pain – ‘stress’ or physical pain.  There are some very pragmatic steps we can take to live...

Acupuncture and Migraines.

The Health site of the BBC published this personal article on Migraines and Acupuncture in 1996, by Jane Elliot. I think it is worth the read. It summarizes many of my clients experience in how acupuncture can help those who suffer from Migraines. Jane Elliot, a BBC...